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Current Funding Opportunities

Funding opportunities currently accepting applications are listed below. Prospective applicants are encouraged to carefully review all eligibility criteria found within the Program Guidelines for each grant before applying.

For researchers interested in preparing for future opportunities not yet open to applications, please visit the Upcoming Funding Opportunities page.

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openAACR-Day One Biopharmaceuticals Pediatric Cancer Research Fellowship

Grant Amount: $120,000 USDApplication Deadline: 07/06/2022Decision Date: October 2022
Start of Grant Term: 11/01/2022Grant Duration: 2 Years

openAACR-Lung Cancer Initiative at Johnson & Johnson Stimulating Therapeutic Advances Through Research Training (START) Grant

Grant Amount: $225,000 USDApplication Deadline: 08/18/2022Decision Date: October 2022
Start of Grant Term: 11/01/2022Grant Duration: 3 Years

openAACR Clinical Oncology Research (CORE) Training Fellowships

Grant Amount: $100,000 USDApplication Deadline: 08/31/2022
Grant Duration: 1 Year

closedVictoria’s Secret Global Fund for Women’s Cancers 2022 Career Development Award, in partnership with Pelotonia & AACR 

Grant Amount: $206,000 USDApplication Deadline: 06/28/2022Decision Date: August 2022
Start of Grant Term: 09/01/2022Grant Duration: 2 Years

closedAACR-MPM Oncology Charitable Foundation Transformative Cancer Research Grants

Grant Amount: $400,000 USDLetter of Intent Deadline: 06/16/2022Application Deadline: 09/30/2022Decision Date: November 2022
Start of Grant Term: 12/01/2022Grant Duration: 2 Years